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Look! Up in the sky!

What all goes into getting airborne at this weekend's Balloons Over Vermilion County? Take a ride with our Hannah Auten.

2017 Balloons Over Vermilion Glow

The Glow at the Balloons Over Vermilion event at the Vermilion County Airport in Danville on Friday, July 14, 2017.

Friday on the Farm, July 14, 2017

Each Friday, business and agriculture writer Ben Zigterman puts the camera on an area farmer. Next up: Greg Stierwalt, a sales representative at Birkey’s in Urbana.

High above Danville

A busy weekend of hot-air ballooning kicked off Thursday night with the Splash & Dash at the Danville Boat Club. Our Tracy Crane went along for a scenic ride that ended with a safe landing at Winter Park.

Greek Reunion: 'Very similar to Unofficial'

Campus will be hopping this weekend as thousands of students return for a weekend of partying known as Greek Reunion, the toned-down summer version of Unofficial St. Patrick's Day.

Michael Finke's radio gig

On Wednesday, Michael Finke visited our studios at WDWS 1400-AM on South Neil Street in Champaign to talk shop with hosts Scott Beatty and Marcus Jackson (listen here). Our Hannah Auten was there for an inside look.

Versatility key for Illini under Underwood

Illinois coach Brad Underwood breaks down the importance of versatility on his roster, including the need for everybody to be a capable ball handler and not just the lead guards.

Gill: Golf outing longevity testament to Cunningham staff

Former Flyin' Illini guard Kendall Gill was back in Champaign on Monday for the 28th annual Kendall Gill Golf Outing. The outing has raised more than $825,000 for Cunningham Children's Home in Urbana to provide for the 300 children and adolescents and their families served each year.

Cubbie Conversation, July 10, 2017

The All-Star break is here and JJ Lockwood is not happy with where his Cubs are sitting. "We've got to step up our game in the second half."

Getting Personal: Mike Namoff

Mike Namoff, owner of This is It Furniture, talks about his Human Mattress Dominoes charity while sharing his love of music in his office in Champaign on Wednesday, June 21, 2017.